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Nov. 22, 2023

Armory’s vital duty: Vigilant arms

The 633d Security Forces Squadron armory personnel play a pivotal role in equipping and safeguarding the defenders responsible for protecting Joint Base Langley-Eustis. Housing nearly 2000 firearms and distributing 4000 rounds of ammunition daily, SFS personnel are required to take rigorous training in protective protocols for diverse situations to work in the armory.

Nov. 14, 2023

Bateman library STEAMs ahead with new Innovation Lab

The Bateman Library on Joint Base Langley-Eustis has an Innovation Lab designed to help library card holders create a wide variety of products. The lab consists of a computer numerical control router, a fiber engraver, a CO2 laser engraver; and a 3d printer for people to come build with.

Oct. 26, 2023

Forward, March! Yorktown day continues strong

The Yorktown Day Parade commences at the Yorktown Battlefield, Virginia, Oct. 19, 2023. The parade included commemorative ceremonies and historical demonstrations which taught the audience about the significance of the siege at Yorktown in 1781 and the American Revolution.

Oct. 12, 2023

633d SGCS competition trains lifesaving skills

Members from the 633d Surgical Operations Squadron participate in a timed competition at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Sept. 20, 2023. The 633d SGCS training management team, hosted the competition to test the surgical technicians’ speed and precision, while maintaining sterile conditions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaela Smith)

Oct. 10, 2023

Time saving innovation

Joint Base Langley- Eustis hosted a four-day robotics process automation roadshow in the Langley Education Center at JBLE, Virginia, Sept. 26-29.

Oct. 4, 2023

AFWC helps set fitness goals

The Armed Forces Wellness Center, formally known as the Army Wellness Center, provides standardized primary prevention programs and services designed to build and sustain good health and improve the overall healthy lifestyle to all active-duty military, family members, retirees and DoD civilians, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.

Sept. 20, 2023

JBLE-Eustis hosts donation of 3000 books to military dependents

Military families gather during the Eustis Youth Book Bash at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Sept. 16, 2023. The book bash created opportunities for families to make connections, participate in arts and crafts and receive donated books. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mikaela Smith)

Sept. 13, 2023

JBLE members recognized during VPCC annual breakfast

The Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce hosted a military recognition breakfast, on Sept. 7th, 2023. The annual event highlighted the enduring partnership between the VPCC and the military community.  During the event, Bob McKenna, VPCC president, noted five branches call the Peninsula home making the military a significant part of the community.

Sept. 13, 2023

JBLE Airman strengthens partnership with Ukraine

On Feb. 12, 2022, Senior Airman Kostiantyn Khymchenko’s life took an unexpected but welcomed turn when he received a vital phone call. “Hello?” he greeted. On the line was Master Sgt. Aaron Washington, 633d Civil Engineer Squadron heating, ventilation, and cooling noncommissioned officer in charge, with a life-altering opportunity.

Aug. 31, 2023

ASK for aid with the JBLE Airmen Starter Kit

Moving off base for the first time can be stressful. Making a budget, finding a roommate, and viewing potential homes, while trying to balance work can quickly overload a person. Recognizing these factors, the 633d Civil Engineering Squadron airmen dorm leaders developed the Airman Starter Kit program to alleviate stress and lessen expenses by providing Airmen with free furniture kits.